Dr. Edgard El Chaar is currently a Clinical Associate Professor of the Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry and the Director of Advanced Education Program at New York University College of Dentistry. Former Director and Founder of Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at Lutheran Medical Center . He is also a Visiting Professor at the Saint Joseph’s University in Beirut, Lebanon. He has a thriving private practice in New York City that specializes in dental implants and Periodontal disease. He is the founder of EEC Institue, a continuing education and research institution focused on the advancement of clinical periodontics and implant dentistry. He travels several times a year to lecture internationally and domestically and has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. El Chaar completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery, his post-graduate education in Advanced Periodontics and Dental Implants, and received a Master in Oral Biology all from New York University. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Diplomate of the American Board of Implant Dentistry. Member and Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and Fellow, Member and Fellow of Implant Team of Implantology (ITI), Fellow of the International Academy for Dental-Facial Esthetics (IADFE) and Member of American academy of Periodontology and Academy of Osseointegration.